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Here are the top ten articles for the Cacti and Succulents Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. Tips on Growing and Caring for Kalanchoes
Kalanchoes are known for their colorful flowers. They are popular gift plants but what do you do with them after they bloom? Give them some care and they'll treat you to bright flowers and baby plants for years to come.
2. Benefits of Indoor Cacti/Succulents
Houseplants have much to offer. These provide many kinds of benefits to indoor gardeners.
3. Winter Hardy Succulents
The majority of succulents are native to warm areas. Most arenīt winter hardy in USDA zones. But here are some that can be grown in USDA zones 4 or 5.
4. Calandrinia - Rock Purslane
With its bright magenta flowers swaying atop long flower spikes, the calandrinia is eyecatching. A bonus is that it flowers for many months with very little care.
5. Growing Cacti and Succulents Hydroponically
If you love house plants but find watering is inconvenient, consider the hydroculture method. This is also known as hydroponics. This method is suitable for cacti and succulents, especially Christmas cactus, Thanksgiving cactus, and Easter cactus.
6. Making Your Own Succulent Potting Mix
Are you ready to venture forth beyond the world of bagged cacti and succulent potting mixes? Mixing your own gives you control over weight and drainage.
7. Living Stones, Split Rocks, and Baby Toes
Succulents that look like stones or rocks? These fascinating plants are easier to grow that their exotic looks would lead you to believe. Be stingy with water!
8. Cactus Spines
Among cacti, spines are very common. A cactus spine is really a kind of modified leaf.
9. The Useful Cacti
Most people grow cacti for their beauty. But these plants can serve various practical purposes.
10. Hoya-the Wax Plant
Of all the succulents, hoya remains one of the most popular. Some folks who wouldnīt dream of growing other succulents are crazy about this plant.
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